Pages from the Past: Nov. 3, 2022

A look at the past from the pages of the Pine River Journal weekly newspaper

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60 years ago, Nov. 2, 1962

(Headline) Bob Oliver, longtime Walker newspaperman, died last week

(Headline) Vincent Palmer elected director for Cass County

50 years ago, Nov. 2, 1972

A new adults class on store security will open Tuesday evening at the Pine River High School.


(Photo) Pictured above are two "1923" models - Andy Andolshek, Crosslake, and a 1923 Model "T" Ford.

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25 years ago, Nov. 6, 1997

The Pine River City Council tabled a proposal Nov. 3 by Bill Sawyer to forgive the interest on his revolving loan so he can sell the old Durkee site to developers.

(Headline) Pine River's Doc Pelzl retires after 41 years: Longtime family physician heads to Australia to practice

10 years ago, Nov. 1, 2012

The Cass County EDC presented a Governor's Commendation to Trussworthy Components Inc. of Pine River on Oct. 24 as part of Minnesota Manufacturing Week.

(Headline) Tigers defeat Royalton in first round of playoffs

- Compiled by Travis Grimler, Staff Writer

Travis Grimler began work at the Echo Journal Jan. 2 of 2013 while the publication was still split in two as the Pine River Journal and Lake Country Echo. He is a full time reporter/photographer/videographer for the paper and operates primarily out of the northern stretch of the coverage area (Hackensack to Jenkins).
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